Charlie Moran takes senior intelligence role at KR Group

Preston-based KR Group has appointed Charlie Moran as group data and business intelligence director.

Charlie joins the company, which specialises in final solutions for the over 55s, after working in data warehousing and analytics within financial services and retail sectors.

He was most recently head of database and analytics at Sainsbury’s Bank, and previously worked at the Home Retail Group for over 10 years in various senior leadership roles such as the database and analysis controller.

At the KR Group, Charlie will be responsible for building the insight and data engineering capability by providing technical leadership for the insight and data community across KR Group. Charlie will report directly to Rob Scott, chief finance officer.

Rob Scott said: “Charlie brings valuable know-how to KR Group and will be an asset to the senior management team. His expert knowledge of data analytics built across the retail and financial services sphere, will help to create more business insight supporting the continued growth of the group.”

Charlie's expert knowledge of data analytics will help the continued growth of the group.

Charlie said: “I am absolutely delighted to be joining KR Group at such an exciting time. Harnessing our data with a robust, scalable infrastructure and powerful analytical tools are the building blocks for any data driven organisation and I’m looking forward to helping KR Group further realise the benefits to be gained.”

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